for·tu·i·tous adjective 1. happening by chance rather than design.
This is the boat log, or 'blog' if you will, of the sailboat Fortuitous, where we reflect on our sails, our screwups, and our thoughts about nautical things.
The ICW turns sharply at marker 38 when traveling north through Barnegat Bay, and the channel diverts traffic well east to navigate around Good Luck Point. On the point, there's a seemingly prime chunk of real estate that looks mostly deserted—except for hundreds of telephone poles. ...continued
Short days, pervasive overcast, coat weather, and a yard full of unraked leaves mocking me: it's that time of year when sailing feels like it's an impossibly long way off. But perhaps it's an ideal time to reflect on a season well-sailed. ...continued